RPC IV.2, 556 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 556 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Commodus
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': First half of reign of Commodus (hero Kyzikos)
Dating c. 180–186
Obverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΟϹ
Obverse design diademed head of hero Kyzikos (youthful), right
Reverse inscription ΚΥ[ΖΙΚΗΝΩ]Ν ΝΕ[Ο?]ΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Poseidon seated, left, holding dolphin and trident
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 16a
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Gotha H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 16a, pl. IV.7 (obv.), cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin